1 of 2
variants or less commonly brenn

dialectal British variant of burn


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variants or Bren gun
plural -s
: a light gas-operated air-cooled machine gun that uses .303 caliber ammunition and is fired from the shoulder

Word History



Brno, city in Czechoslovakia + Enfield, town in England

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“Bren.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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